LGBTQ+ Health

In 2016, the LGBTQ+ community was identified as a “health disparity population” by the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, partly because individuals who identify as part of this group have less access to health care. Here are some resources, pro tips, and real-life stories to help you navigate your wellbeing; allies welcome.

Most Recent

I Transitioned During Medical School—What Biden’s Assistant Health Secretary Means to Me as a Trans Doctor

Dr. Danielle Weitzer, 30, is one of the 0.7% practicing transgender doctors, reflects on her journey and what she hopes the Joe Biden administration does to protect her community.

This Transgender Man’s ‘Quarantine Weight’ Turned Out to Be a Huge Ovarian Tumor

Ezra Varley hopes his story will encourage other trans people to feel comfortable advocating for themselves and to seek medical care when something feels off.

More LGBTQ+ Health

What Does it Mean to Be Non-Binary? Experts Explain the Gender Identity

There are many more ways to identify than just male or female.